1. La serie teratomantica šumma izbu: testo, tradizione, orizzonti culturali (HANE/M, History of the Ancient Near East, Monographs 15), Padova 2014, 2 voll. (1: xi + 334 pp.; 2: xviii + 620 pp.; + 1 dvd containing photos taken by the author of tablets in the British Museum)

2. Mesopotamian lung omens: the chapter Šumma hašû  of the extispicy series Bārûtu (in Vorbereitung)

3. mit Sally Freedman: Mesopotamian bird divination (with an edition of Šumma alu, Tablets 64-79) (in Vorbereitung)

Herausgegebene Bücher

1. Paola Corò, Elena Devecchi, Massimo Maiocchi, Nicla De Zorzi (Hrsg.), Libiamo ne’ lieti calici. Ancient Near Eastern Studies Presented to Lucio Milano on the Occasion of his 65th Birthday by Pupils, Colleagues and Friends. AOAT 436. Münster: Ugarit Verlag. 2016. XXIV + 769 S.

Artikel in Zeitschriften

1. “Bird Divination in Mesopotamia: New Evidence from BM 108874”, KASKAL 6 (2009), 85-135.

2. (mit M. Jursa) “The Courtier in the Commentary”, NABU 2011/33.

3. “The Omen Series Shumma izbu: Internal Structure and Hermeneutic Strategies”, KASKAL 8 (2011), 43-75.

4. A.G. Heiss/H.-P. Stika/N. De Zorzi/M. Jursa, “Nigella in the Mirror of Time: A Brief Attempt to Draw a Genus’ Ethnohistorical Portrait”, in Von Sylt bis Kastanas. Festschrift für Helmut Johannes Kroll zum 65. Geburtstag (Offa 69/70), 2012/2013, 147-169.

5. “An unpublished manuscript of Enūma Anu Enlil, Tablet 25 (26) in the British Museum”, N.A.B.U 2013/3 no. 95.

6. “Jupiter Omens: An Addendum to BPO 4”, N.A.B.U 2015/1/24.

7. „The Death of Utu-hegal and Other Historical Omens“, JCS 68 (2016), 129-151.

8. „Sumerian and Akkadian Texts from the Josef Zeppetzauer Collection in Bad Ischl, Austria: I. Texts from the Third and Second Millennium BC“, AfO 53 (2015, ersch. 2016), 40-48.

9. „Of pigs and workers: a note on Lugal-e and a Late Babylonian commentary on šumma alu 49″, NABU 2016/3/79, 131-134.

10. „Teratomancy at Tigunānum: structure, hermeneutics and Weltanschauung of a northern Mesopotamian omen corpus“, JCS 69 (2017), 125-150.

11. „Another teratomantic tablet from Tigunānum“, WZKM 107 (2017), 11-18.

12. (mit Michael Jursa) „A new suggestion for the crux in the Akkadian version of the Hittite treaty CTH 41 §52″, NABU 2017/2/45, 79-80.

Beiträge in Tagungsbänden und Monographien

1. „La percezione del tempo nelle lettere di Mari: usi retorici e prassi amministrativa“, in F. Luciani – C. Maratini – A. Zaccaria-Ruggiu (ed.), Temporalia. Itinerari nel tempo e sul tempo (Quaderni del Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità e del Vicino Oriente – Università Ca‘ Foscari Venezia 5), Padova, 2009, 1-40

2. „Rumori dalla città: la percezione culturale dei suoni nell’antica Mesopotamia“, in A. Ellero – F. Luciani – A. Zaccaria-Ruggiu (ed.), La città. Realtà e valori simbolici (Quaderni del Dipartimento di Scienze dell’Antichità e del Vicino Oriente – Università Ca‘ Foscari Venezia 7), Padova, 2011, 1-31

3. “Gli stati territoriali: Assiri, Babilonesi e Ittiti (2000-1500 a.C.)”, in L. Milano (a cura di), Le Civiltà del Vicino Oriente (La Grande Storia – L’Antichità; progetto EncycloMedia a cura di U. Eco), Encyclomedia Publishers srl (mit Editori Laterza), Milano, 2011, 183-256.

4. “Gli stati territoriali”, in L. Milano (a cura di), Il Vicino Oriente antico: dalle origini ad Alessandro Magno, Encyclomedia Publishers srl, Milano, 2012, 144-181.

5. „Of raving dogs and promiscous pigs: Mesopotamian animal omens in context“, in Korshi Dosoo – Jean-Charles Coulon (eds.), Magikon Zoon: Animal et Magie/The Animal in Magic, Paris, Sorbonne Press: PUPS (forthcoming).

6. “Rude Remarks not Fit to Smell:” Negative Value Judgements Relating to Sensory Perceptions in Ancient Mesopotamia, Proceedings of the conference „Sounding Sensory Profiles in Antiquity“ (forthcoming).


1. Rezension von E. Gehlken, Weather Omens of Enūma Anu Enlil: Thunderstorms, Wind and Rain (Tablets 44-49), ZA 105 (2015), 252-255.

2. Rezension von U.S. Koch,  Mesopotamian Divination Texts: Conversing with the Gods (GMTR 7), OLZ (forthcoming).


(Mitarbeit an) “Register Assyriologie”, in: Archiv für Orientforschung (Wien) 52 (2011), 463-795

(Mitarbeit an) “Register Assyriologie”, in: Archiv für Orientforschung (Wien) 53 (2015, ersch. 2016), 561ff.